Thursday, June 10, 2010

Long Weekend at Docklands: World Cup Soccer, Amazing Bodies Exhibition, Lights & Lanterns Festival & Dining Deals

We're events central this Queen's Birthday weekend. Kicking off tonight with the World Cup opening ceremony & ending with the amazing winter Light & Lanterns festival.

World Cup Soccer at Docklands:
11 June - 12 July, Free Event
Every World Cup Soccer match will be screened LIVE at Docklands. Support your team (Go Socceroos!) at Waterfront City Piazza. Keep an eye out for the free activities, drink samples & giveaways.

World Cup fever hits Docklands tonight with the opening ceremony to be screened live at 10:00pm. View the full World Cup schedule at

Dining Deals:
Make a day of it. Head to a Docklands restaurant for lunch, dinner or a drink prior to the soccer and take up one of the many dollar saving deals on offer.
BlueFire Churrascaria Grill - Half price Happy Hour cocktails
Available all day, every day. $9 each.
Bellissimo Cucina & Trattoria - Pizza & Pasta Special
Choose any Pizza, Pasta or Risotti for $15. Available Lunch every day, Dinner Sundays. Cond. apply. Note: not valid on public holiday
Yum Cha Dragon - All you can eat Yum Cha
Available Tuesday to Saturday $39.50 pp, Sunday $48pp. Cond. apply. Note: not valid on public holiday

Go to for more dining specials

Amazing Bodies Exhibition:
4 June - 2 September
All you ever wanted to know about your insides; and possibly more. See what humans & animals look like on the inside. Find out how do diseases affect the body. Never before has such an extensive collection of real human and animal specimens been gathered here in Australia for public display. It's a must see.

Enter our Amazing Docklands competition to win a Double pass to this amazing exhibit. Tell us in 30 words or less why you want to see the Amazing Bodies Exhibition to win 1 of 10 prize packs.

Details at

Lights & Lanterns Festival:
June - August, Free Event
From Monday, the Lights & Lanterns installation will see Waterfront City, Harbour Town & NewQuay awash with super saturated colour & light. Winter patterns will dance along the boardwalk, and programmed Cyberlights are set to transform the Piazza nightly. Look out for the fireworks display on Friday nights in July. The lighting will be synchronised with the 7pm fireworks to create dramatic displays on land and water.

More information at


Anonymous said...

想像力的力量比知識更加巨大。 ..................................................

雅玲 on June 16, 2010 at 6:41 PM said...


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